Moeche

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Moeche
Parish church of San Xurxo de Moeche.
Parish church of San Xurxo de Moeche.
Official seal of Moeche
Seal
Moeche is located in Spain
Moeche
Moeche
Location in Spain.
Coordinates: 43°35′N 7°57′W / 43.583°N 7.950°W / 43.583; -7.950
Country Spain
Autonomous community Galicia
Province A Coruña
Comarca Ferrol
Government
 • Mayor Julio López Romeo
Area
 • Total 48.50 km2 (18.73 sq mi)
Population (2009)
 • Total 1,416
 • Density 29/km2 (76/sq mi)
Demonym(s) Modestinos
Time zone CET (UTC+1)
 • Summer (DST) CET (UTC+2)

Moeche is a municipality in the province of A Coruña in the autonomous community of Galicia in northwestern Spain. It belongs to the comarca of Ferrol. It is home to a 14th-century castle, in the parish of San Xurxo. It has a square plan, with an 18 m-tall keep.

Coordinates: 43°35′N 7°57′W / 43.583°N 7.950°W / 43.583; -7.950